Night Driver Trainer - Leeds & North East

  • Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Closing Date: 31 May 2019
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time
  • Reference: NDT - Leeds


Maritime Transport is one of the fastest growing logistics companies in the UK and market leader in the container transport sector. We've now got a fantastic opportunity for a Night Driver Trainer based in the North East Area.

Supporting the Driver Administrator, you will be responsible for providing all driver training requirements and meeting our commitment to Driver CPC, under our JAUPT-approved training scheme.

As a highly experienced HGV1 Driver Trainer with a working knowledge of container transport and distribution operations, you will be required to assess drivers and provide training, 'on the road', to ensure best practice is adopted at all times, in particular in defensive driving, fuel economy and proper use of vehicles and trailers. The role requires flexibility to be able to coordinate with driver workloads. The role will cover our depots in Leeds, Doncaster, Immingham and Teesport therefore the successful candidate will be located in the Howdon, Selby, Castleford area. You will be based from home and be required to commute between depots.

You will be an excellent oral and written communicator with the ability to assess driver needs, provide instruction and complete confidential, training reports, as required. Reporting is electronic, so IT literary is a requirement for this role. Training will be provided to industry recognised levels, but previous experience in a similar role would be a distinct advantage.

The successful applicant will enjoy a competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience. Including a company car due to the commuting nature of the role.